Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Pure and Simple') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Salter
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1993
Ploidy: Tetraploid
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 28 inches
Bloom size: 5.5 inches
Bloom time: Early midseason
Plant Traits: Rebloom
Diurnal
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 2.7
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: orange sherbet self with olive green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2005
Honorable Mention: 2002

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: Alexandra x sdlg
Child plants: 47 child plants

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Location: Dreamy Daylilies - Chatham-Kent, Ontario   5bDate: 2013-07-09
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Location: homeDate: 2014-07-06Great form on every bloom!  It's a bit more orange, the color of
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Location: My gardenDate: 2019-06-23
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Location: Waynesboro MSDate: 2004-12-18
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Location: University City, Missouri, zone 6Date: June 8, 2006
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2018-06-14
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Location: Taken in my gardenDate: 2012-05-08
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2014-06-18
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Location: My garden in zone 5/6 Indiana. Date: 6/18/14
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Location: homeDate: 2014-07-06Great form on every bloom!  It's a bit more orange, the color of
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Location: Winston-Salem, NCDate: 2010-06-04
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2009-08-25
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Location: homeDate: 2014-07-06Great form on every bloom!  It's a bit more orange, the color of
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Location: homeDate: 2014-07-23In a few weeks the pods will dry and can be harvested.
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Location: homeDate: 2015-06-12
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Location: Lewisville, AR (zone 8a)Date: 2016-05-27'Pure and Simple' (Salter, 1993)
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Location: My gardenDate: July-25-2015
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Location: Lincoln NE zone 5Date: 2018-06-11
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Location: Kalama, Wa
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2009-08-17
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Date: 2006-06-18   Photo Courtesy of Manatawny Creek Farm Used With Permission
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Location: Burlington, NCDate: 2017-06-03Pure & Simple
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 6:51 AM

Glowing orange sherbet with a heavy ruffled gold edge. Heavy flowering & beautiful.

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